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Trump’s Intervention

April 10th, 2017

In “Trump’s Intervention,” Steve Coll considers the consequences of President Trump’s strike in Syria.

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Trump v. the Earth

April 3rd, 2017

In “Trump v. the Earth,” Amy Davidson writes about President Trump and climate change.

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Case Studies

March 27th, 2017

In "Case Studies," Jeffrey Toobin considers the judicial philosophy of Neil Gorsuch.

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March 20th, 2017

In “Eurotrump,” Amy Davidson examines the electoral defeat of Geert Wilders, the “Dutch Donald Trump,” and what it says about the relationship between Europe and the new American President.